Average Legal Secretary Salary in Irvine, California

$64,689
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,487
Bonus
$1,700
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The average salary for a Legal Secretary in Irvine, California is $64,689.
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$47k
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$65k
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$79k
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MEDIAN $64,689
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Salary
$47k - $79k
Bonus
$488 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$45k - $79k

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Job Description for Legal Secretary

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Legal Secretary. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
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More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Legal Secretary

Skills in Litigation Case Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Word, Drafting Correspondence, Filing Court Documents and Document Preparation.

Pay by Experience Level for Legal Secretary

An early career Legal Secretary with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $49,979 based on 15 salaries. A mid-career Legal Secretary with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Legal Secretary with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $61,445 based on 24 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $69,170.
Employees with Legal Secretary in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 18.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (8.6% more) and New York, New York (8.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (6.9% less) and Chicago, Illinois (6.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 84 survey responses.
Early Career
17.9%
Mid Career
15.5%
Experienced
28.6%
Late Career
38.1%